Dr. Umar Ahmed


Academic Position Associate Professor
Faculty Faculty of Business & Economics 
Department / Unit Finance, Accounting & Economics 
Office Location General Faculty Office - Fourth Floor
Telephone 91525902
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Dr. Umar Ahmed is an Associate Professor of Islamic Finance. He has a PhD in Business Administration (with specialization in Islamic finance), from Kulliyah of Economics and Management Science, International Islamic University Malaysia. He has more than 13 years of teaching, research and knowledge sharing experience.

Teaching / Training Interests
Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Money& Banking & Islamic Finance Courses

Research Areas
Waqf (Islamic social institutions), Islamic Banking & Finance.

Key Publication/ Projects
Ahamad Faosiy Ogunbado and Umar Ahmed (2018). Islamic Ethics of Management: Principles, Standards and Practices, UNISSA Digital Journal, Vol. 1.
Umar Ahmed, Mustafa Omar & Ismail Ahmed (2017). Investigating Customers Level of Awareness on Investment Accounts, Oman Journal of Applied Sciences, Vol. 6. Issue 1, pp 32 – 40.
Mustafa Omar & Umar Ahmed(2017)."Relationship between Intention and Actual Support towards the Construction of Modern Waqf-based Hospital in Uganda, Chapter in a book title Financial Inclusion and Poverty Alleviation: Perspective from Islamic Institutions and Instruments. Publisher: Springer